Blog: The Ordinary Mystic

The Ordinary Mystic pulls from the latest research and best teachers on spirituality, answering the tough questions that sometimes go overlooked. Questions like, Can ordinary people find inner peace, too?

With in-depth how-to articles, book recommendations, expert interviews and more, it’s spirituality at its most honest.

Below, read posts by category. Or you can read the most recent posts here.

Categories

Interviews with Mystics

It’s a great time to be a mystic. Here, practical tips on finding inner peace from the people who’ve been there, done that.

Mysticism Research

The literature on mysticism is proliferating. Here, in-depth how-to articles from the latest research and best teachers on spirituality, plus special-interest articles.

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Best Books for Mystics

Here, exactly what it sounds like: lists of the spirituality books I love, plus notes on many of these books. An extensive, ongoing collection.

Best Nonfiction Books

Believe it or not, nonfiction books can be the most inspiring literature available today . . . even if they’re not actually spiritual. Here, my notes on the best–most insightful, educational, and life-changing–nonfiction I’ve read.

A Mystic’s Life

It’s a great time to be a mystic. Here, personal observations on the challenges and contradictions of the life of a modern-day mystic.

The Rest

Over the years, I’ve written a lot of random stuff on my blog. But most of the posts in this category are ebook giveaways and other book promotions.